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US Airways Inc.

Corporate Information

Registered to do business as:
  • AMERICA WEST
  • USAIR
  • US AIRWAYS
  • US AIRWAYS EXPRESS (Codeshare with US Airways Inc.)
  • US AIRWAYS SHUTTLE
Associated brands

The carrier has corporate offices in Tempe, Ariz. and a total of 32,767 or more employees, including 2,137 pilots-in-charge, 2,240 other pilots and 4,453 flight attendants.
Source: FAA Air Operators database, last updated Jan 4, 2010; Regional Airline Association 2009 Annual Report

Safety Record, 2002-2009

Onboard fatalities0
Accidents5
Other reported incidents7
Accidents resulting in serious onboard injury6
Serious accidents per billion passenger miles0.02
Serious accidents are those that resulted in at least one serious onboard injury.
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of BTS annual traffic statistics, NTSB accident data

June 2009 Traffic Summary

Departures40,055
Passengers4,746,638
Average Seats142.4
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

Incident/Accident History

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TypeLocationDateFatalitiesSerious injuries
Incident London
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Nov. 6, 2005 0 0
Accident Tampa, Fla.
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Oct. 16, 2003 0 1
Accident Washington, D.C.
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June 7, 2005 1 0
Incident Boston, Mass.
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June 9, 2005 0 0
Incident Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
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Nov. 9, 2005 0 0
Accident Pittsburgh, Pa.
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July 27, 2006 0 0
Incident Miami, Fla.
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Aug. 31, 2006 0 0
Incident Richmond, Va.
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March 22, 2008 0 0
Accident Washington, D.C.
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Feb. 17, 2008 0 0
Accident Weehawken, N.J.
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Jan. 15, 2009 0 5
Incident Boston, Mass.
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June 18, 2009 0 0
Incident Charlotte (CLT), N.C.
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July 15, 2009 0 0
Source: National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010